Seminar of Dr. Elisabetta Patorno (Harvard Medical School) @ Milano Bicocca

Spring term of the Seminars organized by  the Unit of Biostatistics, of the Department of Statistics and Quantitative Methods at the University of Milano-Bicocca.

Time:  Thursday,  March 3, 2022 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Speaker: Dr. Elisabetta Patorno, Harvard  Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Title: Conducting real-world data studies on the e ectiveness and safety of diabetes medications

About the Speaker: Elisabetta Patorno, MD, DrPH, is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Program on the Pharmacoepidemiology of Metabolic Diseases (PROMISE) at in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. Her work focuses on the assessment of the safety and e ectiveness of therapeutics as used in routine settings of care of real-world patients, including pregnant women and older adults. Her major clinical areas of interest include the pharmacoepidemiology of diabetes and neurological diseases. She has also particular interest in the advancement of epidemiologic and statistical methods to improve causal inference in pharmacoepidemiological studies using real-world data, with an emphasis on study design and propensity score methodology for confounding adjustment.

Locandina dell'evento.

Meeting ID:  651 0002 8770
Password: 490973

Note: The seminar flyer, slides, and recording, when possible, will be available on

Important: Late minute changes, technical problems with zoom, etc,  will be immediately posted in our homepage (under the "eventi e news" page) to eventually reschedule the seminar

Host:  Dr. Rino Bellocco